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Pragmatic Play agrees new commercial deal with EveryMatrix for Live Casino

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Pragmatic Play has inked yet another commercial deal for its Live Casino vertical after making the “burgeoning” offering available to various casino clients of EveryMatrix in Europe and Latin America. Recent Pragmatic launches including Roulette and Blackjack Azure will be made available to the online casinos, while Mega Sic Bo, localized Roulette games, and ...

Baden-Württembergische Spielbanken sees drop in casino revenues

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Baden-Württembergische Spielbanken is a state-owned casino group in Germany that operates three casinos. The operators first six moths of gross gaming revenues are in and a drop of 34.5% was recorded. The Baden-Baden casino, Stuttgart and Konstanz only earned €24.1 million during the six-month time frame. Drop in Business The main reason behind the ...

Kimihito Kamori convicted for his part in Hokkaido casino bribery scandal

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In Japan and the former boss for local tourism firm Kamori Kanko Company Limited has reportedly been hit with a ten-month suspended prison sentence after being found guilty of attempting to bribe erstwhile government minister Tsukasa Akimoto. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the judgment against Kimihito Kamori (pictured) was the first ...

Betting and Gaming Council criticizes 10pm casino closing decision

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In the United Kingdom and yesterday’s decision by Prime Minister Boris Johnson to include casinos on the list of venues that must now shut by 10pm owing to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic has prompted a dire warning from the Betting and Gaming Council. Representing approximately 90% of the United Kingdom’s gaming, sportsbetting, casino and ...

Manila casino authorization for International Entertainment Corporation

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Following many months of negotiations and Asian hotel and leisure operator International Entertainment Corporation has reportedly announced that it has finally received conditional approval to transform one of its Philippines properties into a full-scale integrated casino resort. According to a Tuesday report from G3Newswire, the Hong Kong-listed firm revealed that its Marina Square Properties ...

Revised opening target for under-construction Emerald Bay Resort and Casino

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In the Philippines and the PH Resorts Group Holdings Incorporated subordinate of local conglomerate Udenna Corporation has reportedly announced that its coming Emerald Bay Resort and Casino should be fully open before the second quarter of 2022. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Manila-listed firm made the declaration after receiving ‘pre-effective ...

Governor criticizes opponents of Wakayama Prefecture casino proposal

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In Japan and the governor for Wakayama Prefecture has reportedly criticized opponents of the plan to bring an integrated casino resort to the Honshu jurisdiction’s Marina City artificial island. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, Yoshinobu Nisaka (pictured) was overwhelmingly re-elected in November after coming out in favor of the proposal that ...

EveryMatrix announces relaunch of new BonusEngine solution across casino and sports

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UK software development company EveryMatrix has relaunched its cross-product bonus system, BonusEngine, which aids in creating casino and sports bonusing and gamification to increase player acquisition, retention, and reactivation. In addition to 3rd party gaming platforms, the solution offers a broad range of bonus types and features to casino and sports. It is bonusing ...

Yggdrasil inks new partnership agreement with online sportsbook and casino operator Betzest

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Online sportsbook and casino operator Betzest has partnered with Swedish online casino software provider Yggdrasil Gaming significantly expanding its offering. The content agreement gives the Malta-based operator‘s players the opportunity to access the provider’s entire games portfolio which includes hit titles such as Valley of the Gods, Vikings Go Wild, Vault of Fortune, Double ...

NetEnt enhances EveryMatrix partnership via Live Casino agreement

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NetEnt has expanded operations of its Malta studio, adding a trio of new standard blackjack tables while also expanding its existing partnership with EveryMatrix. Under the terms of the deal, the Sweden-based supplier will launch a pair of dedicated blackjack tables with EveryMatrix’s iGaming integration platform, CasinoEngine. “NetEnt is a valuable partner to our ...

License approval for Las Vegas’ coming Circa Resort and Casino

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In Las Vegas and the plan to open the coming Circa Resort and Casino from next month has reportedly taken a step forward after the Nevada Gaming Control Board approved the under-construction property’s gambling license recommendation. According to a Thursday report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, the coming $1 billion downtown venue is the ...

Playson expands operator network in Romania via Princess Casino content agreement

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Playson has inked its second partnership deal of the 2020 fall season after expanding its operator network in the Romanian regulated iGaming market via recently-launched Princess Casino. The Malta-based casino software developer‘s agreement with the online casino owned by Crown Services Limited is the latest in a series of key collaborations in its continuing ...

Solaire Resort and Casino launching new ‘phasing plan’ re-opening program

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In the Philippines and the re-opening Solaire Resort and Casino has reportedly detailed the launch of a ‘phasing plan’ that should allow it to gradually increase capacity via the implementation of new safety and social distancing protocols. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the 800-room property from Bloomberry Resorts Corporation was last ...

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino of Hollywood extends furloughs of over 1,500 employees due to business uncertainties

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A total of 1,527 employees who have been furloughed from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida are subject to an extension due to issues regarding business uncertainties during the Covid-19 pandemic. The large entertainment complex has been forced to add to furlough times as the virus continues to see venues ...

Japan looks likely to maintain integrated casino resort commitment

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In Japan and the man being widely tipped to replace outgoing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has reportedly announced that he remains committed to licensing the Asian nation’s inaugural trio of integrated casino resorts. According to a report from GGRAsia, Yoshihide Suga (pictured) currently serves as Chief Cabinet Secretary for the coalition federal government led ...

Enlabs AB brings Ezugi live-dealer online casino games to Optibet.lt

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Swedish iGaming operator Enlabs AB has announced the introduction of a range of live-dealer online casino games from the Ezugi subsidiary of developer Evolution Gaming Group AB to its Lithuania-facing domain at Optibet.lt. The Stockholm-headquartered firm used an official Friday press release (pdf) to detail that the launch encompasses more than 30 varieties of ...

New York tribe taking first steps towards realizing its casino ambition

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In New York and the Shinnecock Indian Nation has reportedly inked an agreement with American casino operator Hard Rock International that could one day see it bring a gambling-friendly facility to the southeastern end of Long Island. According to a Thursday report from the online news domain at Newsday.com, the 660-member tribe only received ...

Pennsylvania awards sixth satellite casino license

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In Pennsylvania and local businessman Ira Lubert (pictured) has reportedly won the auction for the eastern state’s sixth satellite casino license after bidding slightly over the required $10 million minimum asking price. According to a report from the online news domain at PlayPennsylvania.com, Lubert is a real estate and private equity manager headquartered in Philadelphia while ...

Greentube strengthens presence in Spain via new content agreement with Casino Gran Madrid Online

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In a move that further expands its presence in Spain, Greentube has entered into an agreement with one of the country’s leading operators, Casino Gran Madrid Online. Courtesy of the agreement, the Novomatic Interactive division’s online adaptations of popular titles such as Mega Joker, Lord of the Ocean, Sizzling Hot Deluxe, Lucky Lady’s Charm ...